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Stefan Calos is a shareholder of the firm and a member of the firm's Business, Finance & Real Estate, Business & Professional Litigation, and Local Government practice groups. Stefan joined the firm in 2005 and practices in Sands Anderson's Richmond location. Stefan has over 20 years of experience in matters including corporate law, commercial real estate, wills, trusts, and estates, business succession planning, and litigation. He works closely with Sands Anderson's other attorneys to provide a complete range of legal services to local and foreign businesses, national lenders, local governments, developers, non-profit and other entities, accounting, medical, and dental practices, physicians, executives, business owners, entrepreneurs and private individuals.

Virginia Business Law: Donald Sterling and the Law on Audio Recordings

This isn’t really about Donald Sterling, the now-infamous owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. It’s about what made him a household name.  Audio recordings have been causing businessmen and politicians problems for years. What are the rules?  Some states require that everyone involved in a conversation know it is being recorded. In Virginia, however, only one […]


Transfer on Death Deed

Here is an estate planning note that will help those who are using living trusts — consider using a transfer on death deed. Kudos to the Virginia General Assembly for recently enacting legislation allowing for the “transfer on death” deed. This legislation helps get rid of a pesky unintended consequence related to the ever-popular living […]